Imperial College London

Course Introduction

This course provides an excellent background in biomedical research, and will integrate chemical, biological and physiological aspects in a unified approach. This course teaches a mechanistic approach to the problems encountered in molecular and cellular biomedical science. It also emphasises an investigative and empirical approach to the practical problems encountered in experimental and human biomedical science. Our MRes in Biomedical Research is designed for students looking to pursue a career in biomedical research, whether in academia, industry or government. The overwhelming majority of graduates, who have wanted to continue on to PhD study, have done so. The course will equip you with the key skills needed to plan, conduct, publish and obtain funding for successful research. Graduates of our Data Science stream are well-equipped for a variety of careers, including: Data science engineer; Research in molecular epidemiology and statistical genetics; Translational bioinformatics research; Health informatics consultant/advisor; Technical/management consultancy and biomedical software start-up.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £15,800 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £15,800 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £34,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have a minimum requirement of 2.1 degree in an appropriate subject.
  • International entry requirements: Students must achieve the College requirement in the appropriate English language qualification: Standard IELTS 6.5 overall (minimum 6.0 in all elements); Higher 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 in all elements)